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College of Business
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Faculty Directory
Leadership Team
Gary Patterson Alison Watkins Robert Thompson John Jewell



Patterson, Gary A.
Interim Dean
College of Business

Associate Dean Graduate, Professional and Executive Education

Thompson, Robert
Assistant Dean Undergraduate Programs

Jewell, John
Director, Program of Accountancy





Above from left to right: Gary A. Patterson, Interim Dean; Alison Watkins, Associate Dean Graduate, Professional and Executive Education;
Robert Thompson, Assistant Dean Undergraduate Programs; and John Jewell, Director Program of Accountancy

Accounting & Business Law Faculty

Jewell, John
Director, Program of Accountancy

Caban-Garcia, Maria

Danese, Steve

Fellows, James

Gaukel, Patty

Johnson, Susan*

Kearns, Grover

Lander, Jerry (Professor Emeritus)*

Pacini, Carl

Sinclair, Debra

Stowell, Nicole

Adjunct Faculty*

Adams, Kimball

Krause, Michael

Lightfoot, Brenda

Silveus, Jason

Sinclair, William "Mike"

Strachan, James

Carol Vance

* Not Pictured



Above standing from left to right (faculty): Steve Danese, Patty Gaukel, Debra Sinclair, Carl Pacini, Nicole Stowell, and John Jewell;
Seated from left to right (faculty): James Fellows, Andrea Rice (Adm. Assist.), Maria Caban-Garcia, and Grover Kearns

Economics & Business Statistics Faculty





Corton, Maria

Dieringer, Suzanne

Gum, John*

Harris, Rebecca

Smith, Richard

Adjunct Faculty*

Fay, R

Philippe, Thomas


* Not Pictured



Above from left to right (faculty): Thomas Carter, Rebecca Harris, Maria Corton, Suzanne Dieringer, and Richard Smith
Entrepreneurship Faculty


Director Sustainable Entrepreneurship & Innovation Alliance

Schwagler, Nathan

Scott, Daniel

Adjunct Faculty

Iezzoni, Mario




Above from left to right (faculty): Bill Jackson, Nathan Schwagler, Daniel Scott, and Mario Iezzoni (adjunct instructor)
Finance Faculty




Patterson, Gary

Schmidt, Nina

Schwartz, Jr., Arthur L. (emeritus) *

Shank, Todd

Adjunct Faculty*

Barrington, James

Banach, Greg

Ho, Amy

Assistant Dean Undergraduate Programs*

Tan, Alex*

* Not Pictured






Above from left to right (faculty): Wei Guan, Todd Shank, Martina Schmidt, and Gary Patterson
Information Systems Faculty




Kayhan, Varol

Li, Xin (Lucie)

Associate Dean Graduate &
Certificate Programs

Adjunct Faculty*

Baird, Williard

Collins, Cherie


* Not Pictured




Above from left to right (faculty): Alison Watkins, Varol Kayhan, and Xin "Lucie" Li
Management Faculty



Chen, Zheng (Chris)

Davis, Ricardo*

Geiger, Scott

Marlin, Dan

Merchant, Hemant

Segrest, Sharon

Adjunct Faculty*

Carnes, W. J.

Curran, Timothy

Durant, Rita

Gold, Andrew

Hamp, Ed

Iezzoni, Mario

Siverio-Minardi, Dorimar


* Not Pictured






Above from left to right (faculty): Scott Geiger, Zheng "Chris" Chen, Dan Marlin, Sharon Segrest, and Hemant Merchant        
Marketing Faculty




Braunsberger, Karin

Luckett, Mike

Trocchia, Philip*

Adjunct Faculty*

Pecoraro, Robert

Szocs, Courtney




* Not Pictured



Above from left to right (faculty): Mike Luckett, Karin Braunsberger, and Tom Ainscough


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